Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti spoke about his team’s 2-1 loss to Barcelona in Spain’s El Clasico at the top of the 26th round of the Spanish Football League.
The Italian coach confirmed that the goal that the match referee canceled in favor of his team, scored by Asensio, is in doubt.
“They have consistently won more than us,” Ancelotti said in a speech at the beginning of the 12-point lead with Barcelona.
He continued, “We are sad about losing, but we are proud of the game we played. If we continue to plan matches like this, we will definitely win titles at the end of the season.”
Regarding Asensio’s goal, he said: “We had a good game from start to finish and the changes paid off in the last 15 minutes and we lost the match due to a questionable goal. We will return to Madrid, but we are still in doubt. about Asensio’s goal.
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As he spoke of Barcelona’s third loss of the season: “We had doubts about the team’s performance after a poor performance in the Spanish Super, but today we have removed this question after having played a strong match in this difficult stadium. I don’t think we deserve to lose.”
And when he was asked about the reason for his frequent stumbling lately: “January was a difficult month for us. After the World Cup, it was difficult for us to find players in good shape. a good end to the season.”